Venture Capital

Venture capital (VC) is a form of private equity financing that is provided by venture capital firms or funds to startups, early-stage, and emerging companies that have been deemed to have high growth potential or which have demonstrated high growth (in terms of number of employees, annual revenue, scale of operations, etc). Venture capital firms or funds invest in these early-stage companies in exchange for equity, or an ownership stake. Venture capitalists take on the risk of financing risky start-ups in the hopes that some of the firms they support will become successful. Because startups face high uncertainty, VC investments …

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IRENA: International Renewable Energy Agency · 11 June 2024 English

Renewable energy, energy access

Development Finance Institutions Private equity, venture capital, and infrastructure funds Institutional investors


IEA: International Energy Agency · 6 June 2024 English

This year’s edition of the World Energy Investment provides a full update on the investment picture in 2023 and an initial reading of the emerging picture for 2024. The report …

companies, pension funds, private equity and venture capital funds and sovereign wealth funds – are a large otherwise stated by the company Early stage venture capital Series A, series B and seed funding by technology all technologies (for the public sector and venture capital) and all industry sub-sectors (for the corporate entities that procure bulk power. Corporate venture capital: Equity investments in start-ups that are by companies whose primary business is not venture capital nor other equity investments. In addition


World Bank Group · 5 June 2024 English

Government subsidies have emerged as a flashpoint in the geopolitical tensions that threaten to undermine the global rules-based trading system. Subsidies are among the tools deployed by the world's major …

Tax Sites United Kingdom Central Government Venture Capital Trust (VCT) Scheme United Kingdom Central Government


ORF: Observer Research Foundation · 5 June 2024 English

Introduction ‘Blue food’ refers to seafood and other food derived from aquatic resources; in the Indo-Pacific region, surrounded by rich water bodies, the concept takes on particular cultural, economic, and …

gains based on the company’s performance. A venture capital firm invests in a sustainable shrimp farming


Macquarie Bank Limited · 5 June 2024 English

No independent verification or advice None of the Dealers or the Agents (as defined in the Conditions) act as the adviser of or owe any fiduciary or other duties to …

firms, hedge funds, private equity funds and venture capital funds, for qualified employees has historically


Macquarie Bank Limited · 5 June 2024 English

No review of affairs of MGL or the Macquarie Group None of the Dealers or the Agents undertakes to review the financial condition or affairs of MGL or the Macquarie …

firms, hedge funds, private equity funds and venture capital funds, for qualified employees has historically private equity, real estate, growth equity, venture capital and in infrastructure and energy projects and


World Bank Group · 5 June 2024 English

Support for a Reform Roadmap for Gh ana’s Venture Capital Trust F und IDA / 64650 Accelerating entrepreneursh Comm unication Technology GAP An alysis for Venture Capital Tru st Fund IDA / 64650 Accelerating entrepreneursh A ssistance program for the ec osystem of Venture Capital T rust Fund. IDA / 64650 Accelerating entrepreneursh


World Bank Group · 4 June 2024 English

Banking on Women Who Trade Across Borders highlights the need for gender equality in international trade and trade finance, emphasizing its importance for sustainable development in emerging markets. The positive …

The role and participation of women in the venture capital industry.” Working paper Report 2. Ewing Marion


World Bank Group · 4 June 2024 English

This study explores the intersection between climate governance and gender diversity and inclusion (gender D&I) in companies based in emerging markets and developing economies (EMDEs). It expands the emerging research …

transition. For example, in 2022, only 2 percent of venture capital went to women founders, a trend that has persisted


Chatham House · 3 June 2024 English

This research paper argues that private sector actors play a crucial part in generating, enabling and mitigating gendered cyber harms. They can both seriously endanger and meaningfully advance gender-transformative cybersecurity …

of actors, instead incorporating everything from venture capital firms to multinational technology companies;


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